Almost July. past the halfway mark for the year … and so very different to the anguished weeks investors were enduring in the same period in 2020.Pick a share — any share — and you’ll probably be booting yourself for not buying when the local market was having its Covid lockdown breakdown.There are still some shares that have not recuperated properly — perhaps because the pandemic widened structural faults that had already been formed. Still, there are counters that, for me, stand out. I’m thinking of the food sector, where I have been mulling nibbling on AVI, RCL and Libstar. Then again, political ineptitude and the regular bouts of political extremism curb my enthusiasm for SA Inc. Maybe I should rather save up for a small stake in fishing group Oceana, which I am sure will earn the bulk of its keep from angling in global waters within the next 10 years.As readers would have noticed, this is our annual "Top Private Banks & Wealth Managers Survey". Once again, our redoubtable partn...

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